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J. Ryan Parker is the creator and editor of and main contributor to Pop Theology. He holds a Ph.D. in film and religion from the Graduate Theological Union and is the author of Cinema as Pulpit: Sherwood Pictures and the Church Film Movement. Find him on Twitter @jryanparker.

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‘Selma’ and the Long Arc of Justice

Selma, director Ava Duvernay’s film about the 1965 Voters’ Rights March from Selma to Montgomery,…

Q&A: ‘Fury’ Director David Ayer

Fury is one of the most brutal, grueling war films since 1998’s Saving Private Ryan.…

Who Is God in Ridley Scott’s ‘Exodus’?

Many of the reasons Ridley Scott decided to take on directing a fresh adaptation of…

Fury’s Director Explains the Film’s Theology

Fury is one of the most brutal, grueling war films since 1998’s Saving Private Ryan.…